08/01/13 10:55AM Car Shows, Events, GoodGuys, Trade Shows

The Goodguys 27th West Coast Nationals Presented By Flowmaster Returns To Pleasanton In Just 4 Sh



Goodguys celebrates its 30th season of producing the world's premier automotive events with a return home to the Bay Area in just under 4 short weeks! It's the Goodguys 27th West Coast Nationals presented by Flowmaster and it's all happening at the Fairgrounds in Pleasanton, CA, August 23-25, 2013!

 

The "Crown Jewel" of all Goodguys events, this highly prestigious Goodguys event blends old school traditions with new school trends and kicks off on Monday with our traditional "Hot Rod Week" featuring daily cruises to speed shops and other destinations of interest throughout the Bay Area region leading up to the official start of the event on Friday.

 

The 27th West Coast Nationals will feature a huge Show & Shine featuring over 3,500 pre-1972 candy-colored hot rods, customs, classics, muscle cars and trucks on display.

Plus, learn about the latest collector car products and trends at hundreds of Vendor and Sponsor Exhibits, shop the huge Ahwooga.com Swap Meet for those hard-to-find parts and automotive memorabilia, buy or sell a vehicle at the AutoTrader Classics Cars 4 Sale Corral, enjoy live nostalgic music entertainment and take in nightly post-event parties, experience the earth-shaking Nitro Thunderfest exhibition, participate in FREE fun stuff for the kids like the Kids Play Area, Revell Model Car Make n' Take, PPG Coloring Contest, Clowns & Magicians and so much more!

Click here to pre-register your vehicle for the show
Or Call (925) 838-9876

Click Here to purchase spectator tickets
Purchase your tickets online and you'll get a coupon good for $5 OFF any Goodguys merchandise purchase of $25 or more at the show!


Pre-Register Your Vehicle Before
August 9th And Save $10
Off The At-Event Price!

 

  

Want to save money and speed up the registration check-in process at the event? Then don't forget that if you pre-register your vehicle before August 9th at midnight, you'll Save $10 off the at-event price! Don't hesitate... Register your ride today!

Click Here To Pre-Register Your Vehicle For The Show
Or Call 1-925-838-9876

Take Part In The 2013 Fred Zimmerman Memorial Hot Rod Week!

 

  

The Goodguys 2013 Fred Zimmerman Memorial Hot Rod Week schedule has been confirmed! This year's Hot Rod Week takes place Monday, August 19th through Thursday, August 22nd. Four big days of guided driving tours to shops and places of interest in the San Francisco Bay Area and other close by regions in Northern California is what it's all about! Hot Rod Week serves as a fun activity for locals as well as out of town visitors attending the annual West Coast Nationals in Pleasanton. Everybody is welcome to come along! No registration is required and there is no fee! Just show up at the Pleasanton Hilton at 8am each morning (Mon 8/19 through Thurs 8/22), get a tour map and head off with the pack to join the Hot Rod Week Fun! All tours leave the back parking lot of the Hilton at 8:30am sharp!

Click Here For Complete Details

Legendary Hot Rodders, Foose & Meadors, On Board To Select Major Awards At The West Coast Nationals!

 


The West Coast Nationals is home to the nation's finest 1972 & earlier rods, customs, classic cars, muscle machines and trickled out trucks and of course many special awards. The 2013 America's Most Beautiful Street Rod, Stroker McGurk, Billy B Memorial, Bruce Olsen Memorial and the Builder's Choice awards will be selected this year by Goodguys Founder & Chairman Gary Meadors and the legendary Sam Foose!

Check Out The Pinstriper's Brush Bash And Auction At The Show!

 


A special pinstriper's Brush Bash exhibition will be on tap for the Goodguys 27th West Coast Nationals! The Brush Bash is a special exhibit where pinstripe artists get together and stripe and letter various objects. The most popular items include garbage cans, toilet seats, hood sides, fenders, other painted metal panels, coolers, purses - almost anything! Fans can bring items to be striped for a fee or purchased already striped items. The majority of the proceeds from Brush Bash sales to straight to charitable programs for artists! Come check it out! It will be going on all weekend inside the Hall of Commerce.

Click Here To Watch A Video About The Pinstriper's Brush Bash

Hundreds Of Vendors Will
Be On Display!


If you're doing some shopping, the 27th West Coast Nationals will be THE spot to pick up some new gear! Over 400 vendors will be on hand to choose from. Talk directly with the manufacturer's and get great deals! Booths are located both indoors and out!

Goodguys 27th West Coast Nationals Event T-Shirt & Metal Sign On Sale Now!

 


Don't wait until you get to the show to get your official Goodguys gear! Purchase your collectible Goodguys 27th West Coast Nationals official event t-shirt and Metal Sign before you even arrive Pleasanton! And as a special added incentive for 2013 - all event t-shirts will feature the limited issue Goodguys 30th Anniversary Logo on the right sleeve! You'll be the envy of all your friends when you cruise into the Fairgrounds sporting the Goodguys 100% cotton t-shirt.